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The Prince Bar

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Prince of Wales Church Street | Athlone Town Centre, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 6666
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09:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 02:00
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got the fajitas with prawns: it was nice and filling too, but the prawns were overcooked. But a good size meal. My boyfriend got the half chicken: it was huge but the vegetables were poor. We got wine and beer that was great, and there was a band playing from 9.30 pm. All in all a good bar/restaurant if... More 

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co galway ireland
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Visited the prince on Sunday night it was very busy with lots of people eating. Staff very efficient and food very good

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Thank Sheebacostello
Staffs. UK.
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626 reviews
455 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Called in for a pint of the black stuff, while staying nearby. Interesting decor and fast friendly service !

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Thank richardi
Silchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We had two meals in this restaurant and we were not disappointed on either occasion . The service was prompt and the food was both well presented and cooked to a very good standard. The waiter was excellent he made us feel very welcome and friends of ours were looking for something in particular on this trip and couldn't find... More 

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Thank idchapple
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Excellent range of food which is really good value. Staff are extremely helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend

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Thank LindaRC1970
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

A lovely bar with good food in the centre of town. Always good service, beer and food. Great atmosphere. Always have fun here

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Thank Stephen A
KILKENNY
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Ate here with another adult and 3 kids u12. Lovely food. Pleasant staff. I had chicken curry which was very tasty . Only fault it was supposed to be served with basmati rice but it came with boiled Rice! Hubby had steak which he liked and would be fussy when it comes to steak !! Broad range of menu for... More 

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Thank MKR-kILKENNY
Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our day in prince bar. On a cold crisp day sitting by the big stone fire with the heat surrounding us was just perfect after a long day walking around shops. The surroundings and decor oozing comfort and a welcome feeling. Each of us order a different thing from the menu AnD not one complaint between us, there... More 

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Thank sharon S
Ireland
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We recently spent an afternoon in Athlone, Christmas shopping and stopped for lunch in The Prince. It was clearly a popular spot for lunch, offering both a variety of substantial hot lunches and lighter soup and sandwich options. We each ordered sandwiches and were served by a very pleasant gentleman who gave you exactly what you asked for, and plenty... More 

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Athlone, Ireland
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

As a group of four, we went to the Prince for a drink and a chat. The pint of Guinness was good and the conversation was great. The same English football match was on several TVs in low definition and what we saw looked boring anyhow, so the distraction was minimal. Some staff came around with the bar-food menus and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 54
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
09:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 02:00
Thursday
09:00 - 02:00
Friday
09:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prince of Wales Church Street | Athlone Town Centre, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 647 6666
Description
The Prince Bar Athlone is your number one meeting place in Athlone from an early morning coffee and a scone, to a delicious carvery lunch with colleagues, barfood served daily from 4:30pm catering for all from romantic dinner for two to large groups, live music Wednesday to Sunday from local and national bands, for top entertainment events special occasions cocktail and late night entertainment the prince bar Athlone is the place to go when visiting Athlone

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?